Basic Wildland Fire Suppression

Date(s) - Jun 18 2012
18:00 - 22:00

Groton Fire Department


Tompkins County
Fire Training Division

Basic Wildland Fire Suppression

June 18 & 19, 1800-2200
June 23, 0900-1400

Dept. of Emergency Response
92 Brown Rd.
Ithaca, NY 14850

Instructor: DEC Forest Ranger

Course Goal

Developed by the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation Forest Rangers and the New York State Office of Fire Prevention and Control for firefighters involved in wildland fire suppression. The course contents include jurisdiction and responsibilities, fire behavior, wildland fire elements and size-up, use of tools and equipment, general concepts related to fire suppression, securing the control line, and standards for safety.
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